The Dr. Gussie M. Ware Scholarship is offered through the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois, to provide one-time educational awards for deserving young African American women.
African-American female high school senior, minimum GPA of 2.5, who has been accepted at a two- or four-year college or university. Applicant must have financial need and be a resident of
Winnebago County or a relative of Dr. Gussie M. Ware.
To apply, you must submit an online application and additional materials in hard copy, to be received by the deadline. See http://cfnil.org.
Community Foundation of Northern Illinois
Attn: James Patterson
946 N. 2nd St.
Phone: (815) 962-2110 ext. 11